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The puppy looked cold and frightened.
Bruckner was watching him with wide, frightened eyes.
Now he is frightened to go out at night.
There’s nothing to be frightened about.
I’ve always been frightened of snakes.
I was frightened that he might see us.
This is the British English definition of frightened. View American English definition of frightened.
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